Privacy Policy

By reading and using The Passionless Introvert you are agreeing to this privacy policy and agree that you have read all of it.

By visiting The Passionless Introvert you are consenting to this privacy policy.

The terms “we,” “us,” and “our” refers to The Passionless Introvert.

The terms “user,” “you,” and “your” refer to site visitors, customers, and any other users of the site.

Personally Identifiable Information (PII) as described in the US privacy law and information security is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in contact.

Please read our privacy policy carefully to get a clear understanding of how we collect, use, protect or otherwise handle your Personally Identifiable Information.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it:

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Cookies

The Passionless Introvert does use cookies to:

-Understand and save user’s preferences for future visits.

-Keep track of advertisements.

-Compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better site experiences and tools in the future. We may also use trusted third-party services that track this information on our behalf.

The cookies do not use personal information such as name or address, they help keep track of your browsing behavior in order to improve your browsing experience.

You can have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings- this varies depending on what browser you are using. Since browsers can be a little different, look at your browser’s Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.

Comments

The Passionless Introvert uses Disqus for a commenting system on this website. If you leave a comment on this website you may opt-in to Disqus by saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. Read more on their Privacy Policy here.

When visitors leave comments on the The Passionless Introvert we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

How Will We Protect Your Information?

As of right now The Passionless Introvert only provides articles and information. We do not ask for things such as credit card numbers (if you were to order something).

We do regular Malware scans to help protect the website and any information on it; however there is no guarantee that The Passionless Introvert will not ever be “hacked” or accessed by an unauthorized third party.

You should acknowledge that if this does happen, The Passionless Introvert is not responsible for any misused personal information about you from a third party. There should be no claims made against The Passionless Introvert if this issue does come up and your information is used in an unauthorized way.

Should a data breach occur and The Passionless Introvert finds out we will make a post about the hack and/or unauthorized use just so you are aware.

Third-Party Links

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third-party products or services on our website. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

Third Party Disclosure

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information unless we provide users with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or serving our users, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release information when its release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property, or safety.

However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Gourmet Ads

For information about opting out of Gourmet Ads and ad serving partners please visit http://www.gourmetads.com/about/privacy-policy“.

Google

Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on our site. Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to our users based on previous visits to our site and other sites on the Internet. Users may opt-out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google Ad and Content Network privacy policy.

We, along with third party vendors such as Google use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third party identifiers together to compile data regarding user interactions with ad impressions and other ad service functions as they relate to our website.

Opting Out

Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to you by using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative Opt Out page or by using the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser add on.

Under Age Users

Anyone who uses this website must be over the age of 18. This helps determine that a person will understand and agree to this Privacy Policy.

Changes to the privacy policy

You should know that by using this website and reading this privacy policy you are agreeing that it is your responsibility to check this privacy policy every once in a while to see if there are any changes or modifications to this policy.

Contact

If you have any questions or concerns about this privacy policy, please email me at shaylee@thepassionlessintrovert.com

Last updated 5/24/2018